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Lot 1374
Lot of fifty-six historical reference, historical memoir, and compilation books of letters and writings, to include: Pope, Alexander, "An Essay on Man in Four Epistles," Concord, NH: Isaac Hill, 1817, half leather with wooden boards covered in paper; Barclay, John, "Argenis Figuris Aeneis Adillustrata...", Nuremberg, 1703, illustrated by Frontis with two illustrations and 35 other plates, full contemporary vellum, title page printed in red and black; Earl of Carlisle (Lord Morpeth), "Travels in America," New York: G. P. Putnam, 1851, First American edition, original blind-stamped cloth, all edges red, gilt print and decorated spine; "Washington's Farewell Address to the People of the United States," [Albany]: Washington Benevolent Society, 1810, original half calf with paper-covered boards, engraved and filled in certificate of The Washington Benevolent Society, Washington County, dated June 15, 1810 and made out for David S. Roger; Johnson, Lorenzo D., "The Spirit of Roger Williams," Boston: Privately Published, 1839, illustrated by portrait of Williams, First edition, brown cloth with gilt titling at front board. Provenance: From a Massachusetts estate.

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56 Historical Books

Estimate $700 - $900Aug 14, 2016
Beverly, MA, USA